NHBugs

Protecting trees and forests

Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald ash borer (EAB) was found in New Hampshire (Concord, March 2013). EAB attacks ash trees, and is responsible for the death of millions of ash trees in the midwest. 

Help us slow the spread. Follow these steps:

  1. Take a picture and upload & report a possible sighting
  2. Don't move firewood  There is a ban on untreated, out-of-state firewood in NH without a commercial or home heating compliance agreement. If you have taken wood from the Worcester, MA area, even if it was years ago, please visit this Survey for Worcester Residents Owning Property in New Hampshire.
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  4. Learn more.

 

Emerald Ash Borer damage:
eab damage
eab traces
D-shaped exit holes
Traces of EAB damage